We recommend the customers to request full translation of a document. This is because the document-receiving party usually asks for any documents to be submitted be translated in full. Although rather rare, there are cases where the document-receiving party is …

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When moving to a different country or planning to have your Japanese child attend a school on base, most accepting schools ask you to submit a transcript and/or other documents from the previous school. And in many cases, such documents …

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Lawyer / Attorney (Bengoshi) Lawyer license is a national qualification certified by the Ministry of Justice. A lawyer or an attorney is a professional who has sophisticated knowledge of laws and can protect a person’s rights and interests. Although lawyers …

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Due to the new virus, many people are choosing to self-quarantine. Okinawa Translator provides services so that our customers can order (E-mail), pay (credit card, PayPal, etc.), and receive (by mail) the translation documents all from home!

Hi, I am David Higgins, a legal translator in Okinawa, Japan and I am going to clearly explain how to get married in Japan for those who are Polish Passport Holders. First off, let’s clarify that getting legally married in …

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